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Francisco de Moncada, Duke of Montalto

Artist:
Medalist: probably Pompeo Leoni (Italian, active Spain, ca. 1533–1608)
Date:
1585
Culture:
Italian
Medium:
Bronze, brown patina, acst
Dimensions:
Diam. 1 7/8 in. (48 mm.)
Classification:
Medals and Plaquettes
Credit Line:
Harris Brisbane Dick Fund, 1936
Accession Number:
36.110.19
Not on view
Inscription: Obverse: (in margin) D[ominicvs] FRAN[ciscvs] D[ominvs] MONCADA PRINC[eps] PATERNIONIS DVX MONTIS ALTIA XVI / 1585 (Domenico Francisco, Lord of Moncada, Prince of Paternio, Duke of Montaldo, at the age of 16 / 1585); reverse: (in margin) INVITO LIVORE (I invite maliciously)
Adalbert von Lanna (until 1911; sale, Lepke's, Berlin, Vol. 3, May 13, 1911, no. 309, pl. 19); Henry Oppenheimer (until 1936; sale, Christie, Manson and Woods, London, July 28, 1936, no. 143; sold to MMA)
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